Wes Bergstrom joins BCD Travel as SVP, Supplier Relations, Americas and Global Hotel
UTRECHT, The Netherlands, October 4, 2021 – Leading travel management company BCD Travel announced the appointment of Wes Bergstrom to the role of Senior Vice President, Supplier Relations, Americas and Global Hotel, effective October 1.
In his new role, Bergstrom will oversee Supplier Relations for the Americas region. He’ll be responsible for managing the supplier relations strategy across all categories (including air, car and hotel) within this key region. Additionally, he’ll be responsible for designing and directing BCD’s supplier hotel strategy globally. Based outside of Minneapolis, Minnesota, Bergstrom will report to Rose Stratford, Executive Vice President of Global Supplier Relations and Strategic Sourcing.
With over twenty years of experience in the travel and hospitality industry, Bergstrom brings a wealth of industry knowledge to BCD. His experience within not only supplier relations and hotel strategy but also program management, sales and marketing grounds his proven success in cross-functional environments.
”Wes’ expertise in supplier relations is widely respected in the corporate travel industry.” Rose Stratford said. Throughout his career, he’s worked with both customers and suppliers across the world. We’re thrilled to bring such formidable talent to the team, tasked with deepening our relationship with our trusted industry partners.”
About BCD Travel
BCD Travel helps companies make the most of what they spend on travel. We give travelers innovative tools that keep them safe and productive, and help them make good choices on the road. We partner with travel and procurement leaders to simplify the complexities of business travel, drive savings and satisfaction, and move whole companies toward their goals. In short, we help our clients travel smart and achieve more. We make this happen in 109 countries with a global client retention rate of 98%, the highest in the industry. For more information, visit www.bcdtravel.com.
About BCD Group
BCD Group is a market leader in the travel industry. The privately-owned company was founded in 1975 by John Fentener van Vlissingen and consists of BCD Travel (global corporate travel management and its subsidiary BCD Meetings & Events, global meetings and events agency), Park ‘N Fly (off-airport parking) and Airtrade (consolidation and fulfillment). For more information, visit www.bcdgroup.com.